Jane E. Douglas

December 23, 1935 - April 24, 2023
Jane E. Douglas

Gifts & Memorial Donations

Jane E. Douglas, 87 went to be with the Lord April 24, 2023. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents Neverett A. Eggleston, Sr. and Sallie R. Eggleston a devoted sister Aurelia Eggleston Ford. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, her children (son) Willard Douglas III, (daughter) Wendelin Douglas, one brother Neverett A. Eggleston, Jr. (Jean A. Eggleston deceased) a host of nieces and nephews.

Jane was thoughtful, kind, resilient, wise, loving, stylish, empathic and humorous. She was grateful for life’s simple pleasures,  an avid gardener and excellent cook.

In honor of our loved one who touched and influenced countless lives. A scholarship fund has been established in her honor at Clark Atlanta University. Donations can be made in Jane’s memory to:


GIFTS BY CHECK: should be made payable to “Clark Atlanta University” or CAU” and sent to:

Clark Atlanta University

Jane E. Douglas Scholarship

223 James P. Brawley Drive, S.W.

Atlanta, GA 30314


Jane has requested that there will not be a formal ceremony.  Always remember, those who touch our lives stay in our hearts forever.

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  • June 08, 2023
    elizabeth ransom says:
    I will always remember your beautiful smile. You were indeed a Queen. We will miss you and always remember you. Rest Well Aunt Jane.

  • May 11, 2023
    Jim Young says:
    Jane was a dear friend and will forever be remembered for her sense of humor and love of life. She touched our hearts deeply and will be sorely missed! Our condolences are extended to Willard, Douggie and Wendy. Jim Young and Family

  • May 10, 2023
    John Haywood says:
    Judge Douglass, Wendy ,and Willard Douglass III.You are in our hearts and in our thoughts. Our sincere condolences on the passing of your dear wife/ mother. I will miss receiving her phone calls. All of you have been really close friends of the Haywood family. Please accept the entire Haywood family( my sister Linda, brother Kenneth,his wife Barbara and my wife Charlotte ) sincerest condolences as you go through this difficult time. John Haywood Jr. Williamsburg, VA

  • May 10, 2023
    Irish W Kelly says:
    Jane was a lovely lady who always had a pleasant word to say to you and she wore a sweet smile whenever one would see her. Jane now take your rest.

  • May 07, 2023
    Delories Henderson dehenretired@yahoo.com says:
    to the Douglas family, You and your family have our deepest sympathy. Jane was a loving kind hearty person. I will always remember our talks over the phone.